Room Superior Giglio

Superior rooms have a panoramic terrace or a small private garden with independent entrance. Each room has its own en-suite large and comfortable bathroom furnished with a marble table with integrated basin. More »

B&B Antico Podere Marciano

Antico Podere Marciano as it is today is the result of a thorough restoration of a traditional rural property, dating the year 1.000. More »

Relaxation and Tranquility

Located in the hills of the Chianti region, near Castellina-in-Chianti, Antico Podere Marciano looks directly out over the spectacular panorama of the Val d’Elsa. More »

Charming B&B with infinity pool

Also the swimming-pool has its own style: located in a panoramic position, it is a stone-built infinity pool with water completely filling the depth of the pool and spilling over the edge. Inside the swimming pool you can relax while seated on a stone bench equipped with hydro-massage button. More »

Wedding and Honeymoons in Tuscany

Antico Podere Marciano specializes in organizing highly personalized weddings allowing the bride and groom the freedom to plan their own perfect day. More »


Museum of Landscape – Castelnuovo Berardenga


Castelnuovo Berardenga is a small village in the Sienese Chianti territory. The village hosts a very interesting museum (the museum of landscape) which promotes the area of the prestigious Chianti. Located in the far south of the Chianti region near

Church of Sant’Appiano


A few kms away from the historical centre of Barberino Val d’Elsa, the church of Sant’Appiano stands out as one of the most beautiful and ancient churches in the Chianti territory. Located in the middle of the green Tuscan hills,

Castelnuovo Berardenga


Castelnuovo Berardenga is a lovely little town located in the Sienese Chianti Classico region, just 20 km away from Siena. In the middle of the Chianti hills, in front of the renowned landscape of Crete Senesi, Castelnuovo Berardenga  lies between

Tuscan tomato beans – Fagioli all’uccelletto

Fagioli all'uccelletto

Cannellini beans are the main ingredient of many Tuscan recipes. Today we will use them to prepare a traditional Tuscan recipe, Fagioli all’uccelletto – Tuscan tomato beans. In particular, this is a simple side yet very flavoury dish, which combines

Schiacciata con l’uva – Flatbread with grapes

Schiacciata Uva

A Tuscan dessert not to be missed when touring around the Chianti territory is Schiacciata con l’uva (Flatbread with grapes). It is a traditional country-style speciality, made with bread dough and black grapes, it was prepared in the past only during the

Chicken liver crostini


Chicken liver crostini are one of the most popular Tuscan appetizer. INGREDIENTS 1 baguette loaf 4 chicken livers 50 gr. butter ½ onion 1 tblsp pickled capers 4 anchovy fillets stock salt and pepper Start cooking onion with butter. Add the

Sagra della Frittella Fior di Cascia


From Friday, May 16th to Sunday, May 25th, 2014 back in Sambuca to enjoy the traditional festival of the Pancake Fior di Cascia. The event is promoted by the Local Sport Association of Sambuca, sponsored by the Municipal Union of

A special day in Panzano in Chianti


Every year, on April 25th special recurrence takes place in Panzano in Chianti, a gorgeous little village, near Greve in Chianti. This event, called “Festa della Stagion Buona”,  is the perfect mix of  typical food, history…and fun. For the entire

Special offer in May – Get the taste of authentic Tuscany!!


Take advantage of our special offer in May to get the best of  your Chianti holidays! Antico Podere Marciano is the perfect place to enjoy your Chianti holidays, admiring the surrounding landscape, visiting the nearby old villages, tasting  and the

Tuscan food – the perfect Bistecca Fiorentina


Bistecca alla fiorentina is a very famous native meat dish, very representative of the Tuscan food, with very strict rules regarding its preparation.  It is basically grilled beef , the breed must be  Chianina breed and the cut is a